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Has anything changed with the location of the source files. This sounds something like a Two Hop problem. Which will give you an "Access Denied" error message but everything is set up to allow access. I assume that this user is in Active Directory.
This is really frustrating, several days after diagnosing and attempting to resolve the issue with the above steps in the comments, the issue has disappeared. This is a standalone server, no updates have taken effect, nobody else has had access. My only conclusion is this is cache or time related, I don't even know if that makes sense but starting/stopping ...
For me, rebooting my VPS fixed the problem. It manifested itself firstly as the IIS web server not being able to talk to the sql server. I could connect to the SQL Server then I found this SSTP problem. It may be to do with a proxy server and a mail server I also have running on this box - like too many connections or something.
For posterity... I have no idea what I was doing wrong before, but I revisited this and was able to get it to work twice (a second time just to make sure I wasn't crazy) using the exact process I described above with a group policy object. The only thing I can think of that I might have done differently was giving the Backup user Read privileges as well as ...
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